ArizonaHikingMonuments Tag: Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

Our Visit To Vermilion Cliffs National Monument In Arizona

The Vermilion Cliffs National Monument covers over 290,000 acres and is located in Coconino County in Arizona. It was established on November 9, 2000 by a presidential proclamation by President Bill Clinton and is managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. The Paria Plateau, Vermilion Cliffs, Coyote Buttes, and Paria Canyon are some of […]

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Hiking The Hanging Garden Trail Near Page, Arizona

The Hanging Garden trail is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area near Page, Arizona. This easy, family friendly round-trip hike is a little over one mile long. After traveling through the desert landscape, experiencing incredible views along the way, you will come to a little alcove on a mesa hiding a secret oasis. […]

ArizonaDispersed Camping Tag: Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

Soap Creek Dispersed Camping In Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

Soap Creek Dispersed Camping can be found near Marble Canyon, Arizona. It is actually located within the absolutely gorgeous Vermilion Cliffs National Monument and is an incredible spot to camp.   This free boondocking area is run by the Bureau of Land Management and has a 14 day stay limit. Campsites are on a first […]

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Cliff Dwellers Stone House In Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

Last May we spent two weeks boondocking in Marble Canyon inside the Vermilion Cliffs National Monument located in northern Coconino County, Arizona. The entire area is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and there are a ton of incredible places to camp there.   During our stay we went on some incredible hikes exploring […]

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Morning Trip To The Navajo Bridge And Interpretive Center

The historic Navajo Bridge in Marble Canyon, AZ was originally dedicated on June 14-15, 1929. When first dedicated it was originally named the Grand Canyon Bridge, but in 1934 state legislature changed the name to Navajo Bridge.   At the time of it’s construction, the bridge was the highest steel arch bridge in the world. […]

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Taking A Look Around The Lonely Dell Ranch Historic Site At Lee’s Ferry

Lonely Dell Ranch Historic District is located in Lees Ferry, Arizona and is part of the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. This 460 acre area was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978 and in 1997 it was expanded to include Lee’s Ferry. Lee’s Ferry was named after John Doyle Lee, who […]